Smiling students during the 2014 orientation week

Photo Credit: Shreyas Harita

New College Orientation Week is a three-day program of events and activities designed to support your transition to university.

Why Attend New College Orientation Week?

Transitioning to university can be both exciting and intimidating. Orientation helps make your transition a little easier and a lot more fun!

Our program is designed to help you make the best possible start to University through academic skill development and program orientation.

Orientation also provides opportunities to build social and academic connections to your new community, and a chance to get to know student life on campus.

When Is Orientation?

This year’s Orientation Week is from September 4 to 6, 2017.
IGNITE: Academic Orientation is on Saturday, September 9, 2017

How Do I Register For Orientation?

Registration and additional information is available at the following link:

IGNITE Academic Orientation Registration is open now at

The Registrar’s Office offers a limited number of Orientation-kit subsidies for students with financial need.